One of my favorite quotes about creativity is from the esteemed Maya Angelou. She said, “You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.” It’s true and it’s one of the reasons why so many writing teachers and authors suggest writing every single day, even if it’s only for a few minutes.

It gets stronger when you exercise it. However, like exercise if you always perform the same movement, you’re going to hit a plateau. It’s this plateau that often causes writer’s block or causes artists to get into a rut.

I believe that one of the best ways to boost creativity is to use those creative muscles daily but to also mix it up and use them differently. There are so many ways to express and explore your creative side. Read More…

Challenging Your Creativity

In addition to a few new Romance Story Starters, I’ve been exploring the concept of creativity a lot this month. If you haven’t had a chance to read “Are You Creative Enough to Be a Writer?” check it out and let me know your thoughts on the subject. I have pretty strong beliefs about creativity and I’d love to hear what you think.

I’m in the midst of a new home office relocation, and redecoration, so inspiring creativity has been on my mind a lot lately. Next week stay tuned to the blog as I take a look at how to create an inspiring writing space.

Enjoy the rest of your week and Happy Writing!